Thursday, 10 June 2010

PINKO announces collaboration with designer Mark Fast

PINKO has announced a new collaboration with London-based designer Mark Fast. Fast will work with PINKO for Spring/Summer 2011 and Autumn/Winter 2011 to produce a ready-to-wear collection in collaboration with the Italian brand alongside its mainline collection. Mark Fast (pictured above right) is a Canadian born knitwear designer who graduated from London’s Central Saint Martins college in 2008. Fast has a reputation for his body-conscious silhouettes and knitting techniques and has shown collections at London Fashion Week since 2008. PINKO, founded over twenty years ago by Pietro Negra (pictured above left) and Cristina Rubini, has 800 sales points around the world including flagship stores in London, Paris and Milan.